Podcast Episode 64: Scott Ellis, Partner

21 September 2021 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Author(s): Scott D. Ellis Alexis P. Robertson

This episode of The Path & The Practice features a conversation with litigation partner Scott Ellis. Scott sits in Foley’s Houston office, is vice chair of Foley’s national Energy Litigation Practice, and the hiring partner for the Houston office. In the show, Scott discusses growing-up in Lakeville, Massachusetts, attending the American University for undergrad and law school at the University of Houston. Scott shares what it was like being a  first generation college student, why he decided to attend law school, as well as how he decided to focus on litigation. Additionally, Scott discusses his litigation practice, role as the Houston office hiring partner, and provides wonderful advice on the importance of finding a career that you love. Listen to the full discussion below.   

Scott's Profile: 

  • Title: Partner
  • Practice Area: Litigation
  • Foley Office: Houston
  • Hometown: Lakeville, MA
  • College: American University   
  • Law School: University of Houston Law Center


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Alexis P. Robertson

Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion